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Follmann
Dimension

RESPONSIBLE CARE FOR A SAFE FUTURE 

As a supplier of high-quality water-based printing inks for a wide range of applications, we have been placing special emphasis on sustainable products and a responsible approach to our environment for a safe future for more than 40 years. Fascinating scented varnishes, water-based digital printing coatings and low-migration adhesives round off our portfolio. 

As a family-owned company, we strive for long-term customer relationships based on partnership and a high degree of trust and mutual understanding. Our customers rely on us for giving their products a perfect look, feel and function. We have earned this trust by always acting in accordance with a consistent philosophy. Vision, Commitment, Flexibility, Sustainability - Four core values that guarantee customer success, innovation and responsibility toward the environment and society. These values are part of the Follmann Dimension.

The Follmann Chemie Group, which is successfully represented worldwide by a large number of sister companies as well as local sales partners and offices, employs more than 800 people with its subsidiaries Follmann and Triflex and generated sales of over €200 million in 2019.

Location Follmann Group Minden
Follmann Management

Key figures

Locations

Germany:            Follmann GmbH & Co. KG
England:              Sealock Ltd.
Poland:                Follmann Chemia Polska sp. z o.o.
Russia:                OOO Follmann, ZAO Intermelt
China:                  Follmann (Shanghai) Trading Co., Ltd

Turnover 2019:  > 100 Mio. Euro

Export quota:    > 50 %

R+D-quota:        > 4%

Close partnership based on customer focus

Our customers set new standards because in Follmann they have a reliable partner who is on site contributing all of their expertise, from the idea to the end product, so that an excellent result is achieved.

  • Technical application support for the use of materials and machine handling 
  • Qualified training 
  • Advice on recycling and environmental protection
Close partnership based on customer focus

Customisation as a benchmark 

We provide customised innovative solutions for special requirements in various industries. Our state-of-the-art Research + Development department comprises an interdisciplinary team committed to develop excellent results for any complex challenges with passion.

Our outstanding order processing and logistics including specific customer labelling, packaging and account management further ensures your success.

Our business units at a glance

Business Unit: Print + Packaging

Business Unit
Print + Packaging

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Water-based printing inks for:

  • Flexible packaging
  • Paper and board - corrugated
  • Paper and board - packaging
  • Napkins and table decoration products
  • Gift wrap packaging

Fascinating scented varnishes for:

  • Mailings, catalogues, packaging and gift wrap 
     

Cleaner for printing machines 

Business Unit: Design + Function

Business Unit
Design + Function

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Decorative and functional coatings for various applications:

  • Water-based printing inks for wallpaper
  • Water-based printing inks for decorative foils
  • Water-based textured printing inks 
  • Water-based ink receptive coatings for digital printing
  • PVC plastisols for wallpaper and technical textiles 
  • Polymerdispersions for technical textiles 
Business Unit: Industrial Bonding

Business Unit
Industrial Bonding

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Adhesives for industrial applications:

  • Adhesives for end-of-line packaging
  • Biobased adhesives for packaging
  • Adhesives for corrugated board and cardboard
  • Adhesives for the graphic industry
  • Adhesives for transport and shipping packaging
  • Adhesives for mattresses
  • Adhesives for paper and plastic labels
  • Adhesives for filter products
  • Polyurethane hotmelts (PUR) for the textile industry
Business Unit: Wood + Furniture

Business Unit
Wood + Furniture

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Powerful adhesives for different applications:

  • Wood and furniture industry
  • Vinyl flooring